Open Rank Tenure Track Position in Entrepreneurship
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Management Education and development
Tenure Track or Tenured
Open Rank Tenure Track Position in Nanyang Business School (NBS)/Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre (NTC)
The Nanyang Business School and the Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore invite applications for one open rank tenure track position in entrepreneurship.
Requirements: The candidate needs to have demonstrated expertise in developing and teaching entrepreneurship courses. A strong record of published research in premier management journals is essential. Appointment with tenure involves formal review.
The faculty hired for this position will be “homebased” in NBS, Strategy, International Business and Entrepreneurship Division (SIE). The candidate will also be a key member of the Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre (NTC) with primary teaching and service commitments to NTC. SIE’s faculty takes a multi-disciplinary perspectives leading to publications in premier journals including the Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of International Business Studies, Management Science, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal. We emphasize relevance in research through engagements with industry stakeholders.
In NTC, the candidate will have a unique opportunity to lead the development of new curricula and programme as well as serve as a nexus for collaboration between NTC and the startup and entrepreneurship eco-system in the region. Some skills for this role include the ability to:
Develop entrepreneurship co-curricular enrichment programmes for students
Develop collaboration between Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre, innovative startups, and the entrepreneurship eco-system
Build an entrepreneurship mindset in the Nanyang Technological University community of students, faculty/staff, and alumni
Key Benefits: Nanyang Technological University offers an internationally-competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
About Nanyang Technological University: A research-intensive public university, Nanyang Technological University has 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences, and Graduate colleges. It also has a medical school, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, established jointly with Imperial College London.
NTU is home to world-class institutes – the National Institute of Education, S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Earth Observatory of Singapore, and Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering – and various leading research centres such as the Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI) and Energy Research Institute @NTU (ERI@N).
Ranked amongst the world’s top universities, NTU has been named by QS as the world’s top young university for the past seven years. The University’s is frequently listed among the Top 15 most beautiful university campuses in the world and has 57 Green Mark-certified (equivalent to LEED-certified) buildings, of which 95% are certified Green Mark Platinum. Apart from its main campus, NTU has a campus in Novena, Singapore’s healthcare district.
Under the NTU Smart Campus vision, the University harnesses the power of digital technology and tech-enabled solutions to support better learning and living experiences, the discovery of new knowledge, and the sustainability of resources.
About Nanyang Business School: As a premier business school in a leading technological university, Nanyang Business School is the nexus of world-class innovation, research, and business education. Situated within Nanyang Technological University’s technology and innovation ecosystem, we are uniquely positioned to create and share knowledge on how cutting-edge technologies can be leveraged for enterprise transformation and a smart economy. Located in Singapore, the heart of East-West culture and business, NBS develops innovative leaders who lead and transform organizations with cultural dexterity and build sustainable enterprises in Asia and globally.
NBS is AACSB- and EQUIS-accredited and is ranked No. 29 in the 2022 QS Global MBA ranking. NTU Singapore, of which NBS is a part of, is ranked first among the world’s best young universities and No. 12 globally in the most recent QS World University Rankings.
About Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre: Nanyang Technopreneurship Center was created to be the focal point of innovation and entrepreneurship education within the University and the region. The centre is committed to nurturing and promoting a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship endeavours through programmes such as the Minor in Entrepreneurship (MiE), Second Major in Entrepreneurship (SMiE) and Overseas Entrepreneurship Programme (OEP) for undergraduates, Masters of Science in Technopreneurship and Innovation (MSc TIP) and FexiMasters for postgraduates and Entrepreneurship Development Programmes (EDP) for working professionals.
Young and research-intensive, NTU is placed 13th globally in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2020 and was also ranked the world’s best young university (under 50 years old) by QS for the seventh consecutive year in 2020. In addition, NTU was named the world’s fastest rising young university by Times Higher Education in 2015.